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Exploring the Applicability of Elaborateness and Indirectness in Dialogue Management [chapter]

Louisa Pragst, Wolfgang Minker, Stefan Ultes
2018 Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering  
In this paper, we investigate the applicability of soft changes to the system behaviour, namely changing the amount of elaborateness and indirectness displayed.  ...  Here, we show that elaborateness and indirectness influence the user's impression of a dialogue and discuss the implications of our results for adaptive dialogue management.  ...  Acknowledgements This paper is part of a project that has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 645012.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-92108-2_20 fatcat:loe5kydggfcffjdldxc5li33ke

When to Say What and How: Adapting the Elaborateness and Indirectness of Spoken Dialogue Systems

Juliana Miehle, Wolfgang Minker, Stefan Ultes
2022 Dialogue and Discourse  
We consider the communication styles elaborateness and indirectness as it has been shown that they influence the user's satisfaction and the user's perception of a dialogue.  ...  It is shown that both components yield solid results and outperform the baseline in form of a majority-class classifier.  ...  We thank our colleagues from the University of Tübingen, the German Red Cross in Tübingen and semFYC in Barcelona for organising and carrying out the corpus recordings.  ... 
doi:10.5210/dad.2022.101 fatcat:oejoxijdjrd5jetwtn2h35uuyq

Exploring the Impacts of Elaborateness and Indirectness in a Behavior Change Support System

Zhihua Zhang, Juliana Miehle, Yuki Matsuda, Manato Fujimoto, Yutaka Arakawa, Keiichi Yasumoto, Wolfgang Minker
2021 IEEE Access  
of the users' daily step counts using different levels of elaborateness and indirectness with the aim of promoting walking.  ...  In this paper, we explore the impact of different communication styles for interpretations of quantitative data on behavior change by developing and evaluating Walkeeper -a webbased app that provides interpretations  ...  [14] , [15] demonstrated that the elaborateness and indirectness of content influence user satisfaction in a spoken dialogue system.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2021.3079473 fatcat:bmj43ir4bvajxmcdblzw5ll7mq

Dialogue Analysis: Pragmatic and Rhetorical Aspects [chapter]

Jean Caelen, Anne Xuereb
2014 Logic, Argumentation & Reasoning  
After presenting definitions of these notions and their application, we examine a real-life dialogue between a doctor and a patient.  ...  We first recall our guiding principles: the goals and strategies of dialogue that lead to choosing types of speech acts, rhetorical relations and topics which allow dialogue to be structured and speech  ...  Dialogue strategy: the way of managing turn-taking between interlocutors in order to guide an exchange or an incidence.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-03044-9_13 fatcat:y7ksbsafnvhq3hot235g7d4djm

A cognitive-functional approach to utterance pairs: A critical review of dialogic construction grammar

Yujing Li
2021 Forum for Linguistic Studies  
Basically grounded on the monograph Dialogic Construction Grammar: A Theoretical Framework and Its Application, this review sorts out the development of dialogic construction grammar, and manages to presents  ...  how the Event domain-based Schema-Instance model is constructed to explore the cognitive mechanism of common types of utterance pairs, particulary, wh-question and answer pairs, namely wh-dialogues, with  ...  worthwhile to explore, especially for the application in language teaching.  ... 
doi:10.18063/fls.v3i1.1255 fatcat:udf6rzemfbgl5ac3qzmzhgadre

Keynote: The Collaboration Perspective on Continuous Development

Stijn Hoppenbrouwers
2018 Requirements Engineering: Foundation for Software Quality  
Building on work in collaborative conceptual modelling over the last decade, a perspective is presented in which the creation and maintenance of development artefacts (including requirements documents)  ...  is mirrored in a goal-oriented, continuous 'conversation about applications' (or rather, a set of interlinked sub-conversations) between various stakeholders.  ...  explorative direction that may or may not lead to actual practical application.  ... 
dblp:conf/refsq/Hoppenbrouwers18 fatcat:qxhutyefrrgdne4rtgbrwg2h4q

CSR and Stakeholder Dialogue: A Case Study of Sugar Cane Company in Thailand

Suwichit Chaidaroon, Kawpong Polyorat, Kawpong Polyorat
2013 International Journal of Business and Social Research  
Group interviews with managers and in-depth interviews with farmers were conducted separately to identify their different perceptions, concerns, and the expected nature of dialogue.  ...  characterize the lack of stakeholder dialogue from both parties.  ...  Data collection and analysis Data were collected through two group discussion sessions with mid-and high-levels managers of the company to explore past CSR initiatives with sugar cane farmers as well as  ... 
doi:10.18533/ijbsr.v3i8.263 doaj:47eabf6ffdf44371bc515c438c5b4b5f fatcat:nsuzcaylxvbnnm3ke3mf4zyimi

A Social Content Management Model based on the DART Model

Wan Azlin Zurita Wan Ahmad, Muriati Mukhtar
2017 American Journal of Applied Sciences  
In order to operationalize these elements and to make the model suitable for practical applications, the concept of value co-creation via the DART model is incorporated into the comprehensive SCM model  ...  In this study, the basis for a comprehensive SCM model could be obtained by drawing insights from the existing ECM models which consist of four elements: capture content and interaction; manage content  ...  The corresponding author confirms that all of the other authors have read and approved the manuscript and no ethical issues involved.  ... 
doi:10.3844/ajassp.2017.25.33 fatcat:etebc5myrve37ldqr2gnezfdba

Joint management‐stakeholder committees – a new path to stakeholder governance?

Heiko Spitzeck, Erik G. Hansen, David Grayson, Lutgart Van den Berghe
2011 Corporate Governance : The international journal of business in society  
Originality/value -This paper is the first empirical investigation into the effectiveness of engaging stakeholders in Joint-Management-Stakeholder Committees, demonstrating the impact and effectiveness  ...  Purpose -This paper describes the emerging practice of Joint-Management-Stakeholder-Committees (JMSCs) in which corporate executives take decisions in collaboration with stakeholders.  ...  Acknowledgements This research would have not been possible without the support of Business in the Community in the UK, particularly Toby Shilito and Stephen Gee.  ... 
doi:10.1108/14720701111176975 fatcat:umbicqa2vbgnjabpm3gd5kbrwy


Elena-Madalina Vatamanescu, Wioletta Wereda, Jacek Woźniak
2020 Nowoczesne Systemy Zarządzania  
and their application in management processes; -relational/network benefits -related to the entry of enterprises into permanent or periodic cooperation networks of innovative entities, aimed at creation  ...  Internal and close to them (directly related to the tasks of the company) Owners, shareholders, management, employees and their families, former employees, pensioners, applicants for employment,  ... 
doi:10.37055/nsz/132934 fatcat:3pllgsycpveljpr4zswurekjai

Teaching Science Effectively: A Case Study on Student Verbal Engagement in Classroom Dialogue

Ann-Kathrin Schindler, Alexander Gröschner, Tina Seidel
2018 Orbis Scholae  
This study expands the field of research on TPD by presenting the longitudinal results of Laura's teaching performance, her students' engagement in classroom dialogue, and their higher order learning perceptions  ...  Results revealed that Laura constantly changed her questioning and feedback behavior in terms of providing her students with more questions that foster elaboration of knowledge and feedback, which scaffolds  ...  the concept of the DVC and the applicability of its elements in their classroom.  ... 
doi:10.14712/23363177.2015.78 fatcat:eoeoi3udn5gevb5gj4rarvelke

Cognitive Loads and Training Success in a Video-Based Online Training Course

Klaus D. Stiller, Annamaria Köster
2017 Open Psychology Journal  
This result points to the importance of instructional design and particularly to managing cognitive load in online training scenarios.  ...  Objective: This study explores the effects of learners' online learning experience, domain-specific prior knowledge, computer attitude and computer anxiety on their perceived intrinsic, extraneous and  ...  In particular, Part 110 of ISO 9241 focuses on principles related to the ergonomic design of the dialogue between a user and an interactive system [10] .  ... 
doi:10.2174/1874350101710010081 fatcat:4ejzosecsnewvabbff24ffewoy

Modularized User Modeling in Conversational Recommender Systems [chapter]

Pontus Wärnestål
2005 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Three empirical studies have been carried out in order to explore the problem space of recommendation dialogue, and to verify the solutions put forward in this i ii Abstract work.  ...  Designing the dialogue strategy management is thus one of the most important tasks for such systems.  ...  In order to explore dialogue strategies for other domains and applications, we now aim for mechanisms to manage preferences in the dialogue in a more elaborate and generic way, as well as laying the ground  ... 
doi:10.1007/11527886_78 fatcat:c6lfkkv35vhppjqkuhialz5fla

An action research study on the design and development of core IT artifacts for knowledge management systems

Tom Butler, Joseph Feller, Andrew Pope, Ciaran Murphy, Bill Emerson
2006 European Conference on Information Systems  
Researchers report mixed findings on the successful application of information technologies (IT) for Knowledge Management (KM).  ...  The first of these studies focused on the design and development, using 'practical theory,' of a desktop-based IT artifact for knowledge sharing, while the second elaborated, extended, and applied the  ...  and elaborated in the pKADS application.  ... 
dblp:conf/ecis/ButlerFPME06 fatcat:dhay5u234rhpfbvvg2ucnlgthy

Language-Based Interfaces and Their Application for Cultural Tourism

Oliviero Stock
2001 The AI Magazine  
media coordinator is instructed by the dialogue As a final note about the application domain manager about the communicative intentions I discussed throughout this article  ...  ALFRESCO Dialogue Management. and for other research I report on here, there is points for further hypertextual exploration.  ... 
doi:10.1609/aimag.v22i1.1546 dblp:journals/aim/Stock01 fatcat:peudr7v5grfybf5gizklvbd6hi
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